Devon and Cornwall Wader Ringing Group

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Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus recoveries

These birds ringed by the Devon and Cornwall Wader Ringing Group have been recovered elsewhere, or have been ringed elsewhere and re-captured or re-sighted by us. Click on a ring number to see a life history for that bird and a map of its known movements.

Ring number Age / sex Activity Date Location Movement Duration

FV62505

8 Ringed 13 Dec 1980 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon
Found injured 28 Mar 1981 Harray, Scotland 937km N 0y 3m 15d

FV61199

3 Ringed 24 Aug 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, Cornwall
Found dead 21 Feb 1981 Trevorrick, near Padstow, England 6km W 0y 5m 28d

FV61125

3 Ringed 22 Aug 1979 Rock, Wadebridge, England
Found dead 14 Dec 1980 Bracklesham Bay, England 285km E 1y 3m 22d

SS61921

2 Ringed 12 Nov 1967 Dawlish Warren NNR, Devon
Recaptured 13 Dec 1980 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon 0km 13y 1m 1d

SS61925

3 Ringed 28 Dec 1967 Dawlish Warren NNR, Devon
Recaptured 13 Dec 1980 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon 0km 12y 11m 15d

FS42308

1 Ringed 25 Jun 1972 West Mainland, Scotland
Recaptured 13 Dec 1980 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon 933km S 8y 5m 18d

FV61180

3 Ringed 24 Aug 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, Cornwall
Found dead 01 Oct 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, Cornwall 0km 0y 1m 7d

FS49019

6 Ringed 31 May 1972 Skokholm, Wales
Recaptured 24 Aug 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, Cornwall 133km SSE 8y 2m 24d

FV24987

4 Ringed 07 Jul 1978 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon
Found dead 19 Aug 1980 Fort Mahon, France 354km E 2y 1m 12d

FV48964

8 Ringed 08 Sep 1978 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon
Found dead 15 Aug 1980 The Wig, Loch Ryan, Kirkcolm, Scotland 496km NNW 1y 11m 7d

Map of recoveries

Blue markers indicate the ringing location and red markers the recovery or re-sighting location.

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